OnClassical is a small independent label for classical music which produces its own recordings without profit-sharing with intermediaries and/or authors' societies. OnClassical shares 50% of profits with the artists who sign a non-exclusive and free agreement. Alessandro Simonetto, founder of OnClassical, is a Boesendorfer acclaimed sound engineer. All recording available at http://www.onclassical.com/ are maniacally high sound level obtained thanks to professional equipment and plenty of experience. The final sound offered (the master audio) is in WAV/CD format (44.1 kHz * 16 bit).
Daniele Petralia (born in Catania, 1973) has got the degree with the maximum marks at the Bellini Conservatory under the teacher Giuseppe Cultrera’s direction, after he continued his improving at the SommerAkademie Mozarteum of Salszburg and at the S. Cecilia Academy in Rome with Sergio Perticaroli who defined him a very talented pianist and excellent artist with a special music projection, obteining the Piano Master with the maximum mark. He also attended Master Class with Dominique Merlet, Boris Petroushanskj, Maria Curcio-Diamand, Husseyin Sermet, Aldo Ciccolini, Lazar Berman, receiving also precious advices and encouragements from Vladimir Ashkenazy.
Daniele Petralia is an OnClassical featured artist (read/see/listen more).